It has been all over the internet since yesterday afternoon -- the allegation, backed by some convincing evidentiary trails, that the "Sharon Gould" hoaxer is freelance journalist and activist Katherine Wilson. This morning I was released from my obligations of confidentiality. I can now report for the first time that the speculation has it right. Katherine Wilson is Sharon Gould.

For more on how people worked it out, and who had it first, see my blog.